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Paul Wachter

Author Bios

Paul Wachter

Paul Wachter, co-founder of the news aggregator againstdumb.com, writes about sports for The New York Times Magazine, Bloomberg Businessweek and The Atlantic.


News and Features

Of the top fifteen men's players in the world, seven of them are Egyptian, and the women's side is not far behind.

The rise and precipitous fall of the adulterous, anti-stimulus governor of South Carolina.

Washington is all too happy to overlook the undemocratic excesses of Ethiopia's Meles Zenawi, who has pledged his support for Bush's "war on terror."

Shortly after Strom Thurmond died, the flags at the South Carolina Statehouse in Columbia were lowered to half-staff. Every flag except one, that is.